Asake Biography – Ahmed Ololade popularly known by his stage name, Asake is a Nigerian Singer, Songwriter, and dancer. The young artist is signed to YBNL Nation and Empire Distribution. The singer’s stage name “Asake” is his mother’s name. Asaka has other stage names such as Mr Money and Omo Ope.
Asaka is known for his appealing musical lyrics and his multiple vocal tracks which have become his distinctive style. Asake broke into the scene with the song, “Lady” which was released in 2020, and since then, he has gained more hits including “Sungba”: Omo Ope” and more.
Summary of Asake Biography-Data
- Full name: Ahmed Ololade
- Stage Name(s): Asake, Omo Ope, Mr. Money
- Date of Birth: 13th January 1995
- Age: 28 years old as, of 2023
- Nationality: Nigerian
- State of origin: Lagos State.
- Relationship: single
- Occupation: Singer, songwriter dancer
Asake early life
Ahmed Ololade popularly known as Asake was born in Lagos state to Mr. and Mrs. Ololade in the year 1995. Although his secondary school’s name is not known, the singer mentioned that while in secondary school, he gained the nickname Asake.
Asake attended Obafemi Awolowo University where he studied Theatre and Dramatic Arts. He also says that he was often admired in school due to his dance talent so he was not only a singer but he is also good at dancing.
The star was raised by Muslim parents Mr. and Mrs. Ololade. Although there is not much information about his parents, research has it that his mother was a teacher and her name is Asake. In an interview, Asake mentioned that people call him” Omo Asake” meaning “Child of Asake”.
So, we can then conclude that her name is Asake Olalode. Asake’s Father Mr. Olalode is known to be an entrepreneur residing in Lagos state with his wife.
Asake career beginnings
Motivated by Nigeria’s most popular musicians, such as Davido, Olamide Wizkid, and more, Asake started making music officially in 2015. His career took off in 2022 with the song, “Mr Money”. After that, a remix with Zlatan and Perruzi was done.
In February 2022, Olamide Baddo signed Asake to his YBNL Record label, that same month he released an extended play (EP) titled Ololade which featured his hit song “Omo Ope” which he sang alongside Olamide.
The artist is very versatile in his music, he makes good use of languages and terms that he knows people can relate to. He has produced songs in both Yoruba and Pidgin, among others.
Asaka first song
Asake’s first hit song was “Lady” which was released in 2020. He promoted the song with Tunde Ednut, Broda Shaggi, Nasty Blaq, and Sydney Talker.
Here are some of Asake’s songs and the artists he featured
- Omo Ope Featuring Olamide
- Palazzo Featuring DJ Spinall
- Loaded Featuring Tiwa Savage
- Sungba Featuring Burna Boy
- Lonely At The Top Featuring Gabriella Wilson (H.E.R.)
- No Competition Featuring Davido
Asake musical career so far
Asake has gone far in the music industry during these few years, he has collaborated with lots of other artists both within Nigerian and other countries. In August 2023, Asake joined Burna Boy, Wizkid, and Davido as the only Nigerian artists to have sold out the 02 Arena in London.
In 2022, his song, “Peace Be unto You” was No. 7 in the US Afrobeats Songs chart and in the same year, his song Terminator appeared on the UK Charts.
- City People Music Award for Popular Song of the Year
- AFRIMA Award for Breakout Artiste of the Year
- The Headies Award for Album of the Year
- The Headies Award for Next Rated
- City People Music Award for Best Collaboration
- The Future Awards Africa Prize for Music
- Artist of the Year at the 2023 Vodafone Ghana Music Awards
- Male MVP award
- Best African Artist of the Year
Here is a list of Asake songs:
- Lone at the top
- Peace be unto you
- Blessings remix
- Last last
- No competition
- Gbale Lo
There are available details about Asake’s siblings and what they do.
On August 18, 2022, Asake posted a picture of himself and his house and captioned it “Went from hustling for free bed space to investing in real estate”. Other reports have it that the singer bought a house in the Lekki area of Lagos Nigeria.
Asake cars and worth
Here is a list of Asake cars and what they’re worth;
- Range rover Velar ranges from 40,000,000
- 20223 Mercedes-AMG G-Wagon (G63) worth over 250,000,000 naira
Is Asake married?
The artist is said to be single but there are rumors that he is currently dating a lady her name is not known so she was nicknamed Mystery Lady.
Asake net worth
Asake net worth is estimated to be around $2,000,000 in 2023
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